The meeting started with an introduction of the participants, and the heads of the various institutes (or their representatives) shortly presented their expertise and collaborations. Current topics such as the planned involvement in the next Excellence Initiative of the Federal Ministry of Education and Research (BMBF) were discussed.

KlimaCampus Hamburg stellt sich vor


KlimaCampus Hamburg in a nutshell

KlimaCampus Hamburg is a Hamburg-wide network, bringing together different universities, reasearch institutes and authorities on the subject of climate. Partners:

  • Federal Waterways Engineering and Research Institute
  • Bundesamt für Seeschifffahrt und Hydrographie
  • Center for Earth System Research and Sustainability, University Hamburg
  • Climate Service Center Germany (GERICS), Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht
  • German Climate Computing Center
  • HafenCity University Hamburg
  • Hamburgisches WeltWirtschaftsInstitut
  • Institute for Peace Research and Security Policy at the University Hamburg
  • Institute of Coastal Research, Helmholtz-Zentrum Geesthacht
  • Max Planck Institute for Meteorology
  • Martitime weather office Hamburg by Germany's National Meteorological Service (DWD)
  • Hamburg University of Technology


  • Behörde für Umwelt und Energie (BUE)
  • Behörde für Wissenschaft, Forschung und Gleichstellung (BWFG)